Agenda and minutes

Special Environment and Regeneration Committee, Environment and Regeneration Committee
Monday 5 July 2021 4.00 pm

Venue: remotely - Remotely. View directions

No. Item


Notice and Summons of Meeting


The Director of Environment and Regeneration read the Notice and Summons for the Meeting.


Member Attendance and Apologies


The Director of Environment and Regeneration recorded the attendance.  An apology

was received from Councillor J Boyle.




Statement for Remote Meetings


The Chairperson read the statement for remote meetings.


Declarations of Members' Interests


There were no Declarations of Members’ Interests.

Chairperson's Business




The Chair advised that he wished to take the opportunity to extend the sympathies of the Environment and Regeneration Committee to the family of Mr Seamus Anderson on their recent bereavement.  He stated that Mr Anderson had worked as part of Council’s Cemetery team and had sadly passed away over  ...  view the full minutes text for item SER20/20


Recent Fire at O'Doherty's Casket Manufacturers in Strabane




The Chair referred to the recent fire at O’Doherty’s coffin manufacturers at Railway Street, Strabane.  He stated that the premises had been razed to the ground as the result of a fire which broke out on Sunday 4 July.  He stated that the company employed a significant amount of people  ...  view the full minutes text for item SER21/20


Recent Flooding Incidents throughout the City and District


The Chair referred to recent the flooding incidents across the City and District, due to the sudden downpour of torrential rain.  He stated that the Waterside area of the city had been badly affected by flooding and extended his thanks to Mr McCartney and his team at DfI Roads Service  ...  view the full minutes text for item SER22/20


To Receive Representatives from DfI (Roads Western Division) to discuss the 2021/22 Annual Spring Report (To Follow) pdf icon PDF 3 MB

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The Chairperson welcomed the Acting Divisional Roads Manager (Mr D McKinley) and Section Engineer (Mr R McCartney) to the Meeting to present the Roads Service Spring Report 2020/21, previously circulated to Members and invited them to address the Committee.


He advised Members that the meeting would not be considering particular  ...  view the full minutes text for item SER23/20